Lesson Plans and Activities MI131

As part of a diverse education outreach program, the IGWS provides educators free curriculum support materials including lesson plans, demonstrations, and activities. Users can modify lessons to meet the specific goals and objectives set forth for a particular audience.

Set of 4 ABCs of Indiana MI130

Four unique sets of 26 ABC cards define various geologic terms, including rocks, minerals, fossils, and earth science concepts. Perfect for kids and adults who want to learn more about geology.

GeoNotes MI129

GeoNotes articles were designed to meet the needs of newspaper editors and educators. Each listing is a concise one-page article containing an overview on specific aspects of geology within the Hoosier State.

State Park Guides SPG00

The Indiana Geological and Water Survey has partnered with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources to provide visitor guides for popular Indiana State Parks. Each guide includes the geologic story of the park and an updated trail map.

Learn at Home Set 1 MI123

Save $4 when you bundle the following items: Let's Look at Rocks book, Geology: An Introduction to Familiar Rocks, Minerals, Gemstones, and Fossils book, the ABCs of Indiana Geology cards, Gem and Mineral playing cards, a set of bookmarks, and a Rock Layers of Indiana sticker. Also includes preprinted IGWS curriculum support materials.

 
Learn at Home Set 2 MI124

Save $6 when you bundle the following items: Indiana Rocks! book (A Guide to Geologic Sites in the Hoosier State), the ABCs of Indiana Geology cards, Let's Look at Rocks book, Geology of the Falls of the Ohio River book, Gold and Diamonds in Indiana book, Grain Size Chart, and two rock samples. Also includes preprinted IGWS curriculum support materials.

 
Get Outside! Deluxe MI125

Save $5 when you bundle the following items: Indiana Rocks! book (A Guide to Geologic Sites in the Hoosier State), the Charles C. Deam Wilderness Trail Map, the Clark and Jackson-Washington State Forests Trail Map, and Gold and Diamonds in Indiana.

 
Early Learners - Picture-Based Learning MI126

Save $3 when you bundle the following items: Fossil playing cards, Gem & Mineral playing cards, Let's Look at Rocks book, set of bookmarks, Trilobite and Rivers of Indiana stickers.

 
IGWS Sticker Set MI127

Save $3 when you bundle six IGWS stickers: Rock Layers of Indiana, Trilobite, CaCO3, Bedrock of Indiana, Rivers of Indiana, and MegaJeff stickers.

 
Learn at Home Poster Pack MI128

Save $10 when you bundle four IGWS posters: A set of beautifully illustrated posters for visual learning. Each poster includes information on the topic for additional study. Each set of four will be chosen by the IGWS education team based upon availability, but will include one surficial geology map suitable for Geography of Indiana lessons. The new IGWS 2020 Calendar will also be included.

 
Gems & Minerals Playing Cards GS02

This illustrated pack of 54 playing cards details an array of gems and minerals from around the world. The deck can be used as an educational resource as well as used to play all your favorite card games.

Fossils Playing Cards GS01

Illustrated pack of 54 playing cards featuring a range of creatures detailed by artist Cecilia Fitzsimons. Each card is captioned with a description of the fossil, its location and the era marked in millions of years. The deck can be used as an educational resource of prehistoric life as well as used to play all your favorite card games.

Geologists Licensing
The LPG Board examines and licenses all eligible candidates for entry into the profession as a Professional Geologist.

Explore the Licensure
Coal Quality Database
Indiana Coal Atlas
Landmarks in Indiana Geology - A Timeline
Underground Coal Gassification Potential in the Illinois Basin
Bedrock Core Information System
Bedrock Geology of Bartholomew County
Megajeff
Coal Stratigraphic Database
Glacial Features of Indiana